2 Day Quicksilver Outer Reef & Cape Tribulation

2 Day Quicksilver Outer Reef & Cape Tribulation

With this exciting combination, you'll experience the magical underwater kingdom of the renowned Agincourt Reef and then explore some of the oldest rainforest on our planet at Cape Tribulation in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest.

DAY 1: Quicksilver Outer Reef Cruise

Tour Operator: Quicksilver Cruises

For your experience of a lifetime, discover a world of beauty, vibrant coral gardens and diverse marine life when you cruise to the Outer Great Barrier Reef with Quicksilver.

Quicksilver's highspeed wavepiercing catamaran will take you in airconditioned comfort to an exclusive activity platform moored at the renowned Agincourt Reef, a jewel-like ribbon reef on the edge of Australia's Continental Shelf. The Agincourt ribbon reef systems showcase spectacular coral formations, colourful marine life and exceptional underwater visibility. Quicksilver Barrier Reef

From the spacious activity platform guests of all ages, swimmers and non-swimmers alike, can experience this stunning reef world in comfort, whether you choose to get wet and snorkel or stay dry and observe. Friendly and attentive crew, including professional marine biologists, are on hand to ensure you enjoy and gain the most from your day.  Explore the reef from the comfort of a semi-submersible, discover in the underwater observatory, watch the fascinating fish feeding presentation or snorkel and dive in the beautiful coral gardens.

Your Day Includes:

  • Coach transfer to your hotel / accommodation
  • Return Wavepiercer cruise from Port Douglas Reef Marina
  • Morning and afternoon teas on board
  • Reef presentation by marine biologist
  • Hot and cold tropical buffet lunch
  • Snorkelling equipment (mask, snorkel & fins) and instruction provided
  • Qualified lifeguard supervision
  • Underwater observatory fish & coral viewing
  • Coral viewing by semi-submersible vessels – cruise as often as you like!
  • Fish feeding [conducted by crew].
  • Lycra suits

Exciting optional activities (additional cost) include introductory and certified scuba diving, Marine Biologist guided snorkel tours, Oceanwalker helmet diving and scenic helicopter flights.

Tour departs from Port Douglas Marina, Wharf Street Port Douglas
Departs Port Douglas: 10am, Returns Port Douglas: 4.30pm

DAY 2: Cape Tribulation, Daintree and Mossman Gorge

Tour Operator: Down Under Tours

Travel in air-conditioned comfort in one of Down Under Tours’ luxury purpose built vehicles to Cape Tribulation, through World Heritage listed Daintree and Cape Tribulation National Park. Included is a Daintree River cruise, tropical lunch set amongst the rainforest and a walk on the famous Cape Tribulation beach, named by Captain James Cook in 1770. Enjoy an indigenous presentation and a driver/guided tour at the Mossman Gorge Centre before the homeward journey.

On the one-hour Daintree River Cruise, learn about this wildlife environment, habitat of birds, tree snakes, unique plants and of course the estuarine crocodile. At the Alexandra Lookout enjoy spectacular views over the Daintree River estuary, Snapper Island and beyond to the Coral Sea. Tropical Lunch is served at a private rainforest property. Here you can also take a short walk along a rainforest creek.

At Cape Tribulation, take a walk on this world-renowned rainforest beach and admire the coastline and fringing coral reef from the Kulki Lookout. The Mossman Gorge Centre highlights include an indigenous presentation by the traditional owners of the gorge, the Kuku Yalanji people, before boarding your eco shuttle for the transfer into Mossman Gorge. Your driver guide will take you for a guided walk, sharing knowledge and secrets of this enchanting environment, one of the world’s oldest rainforests.

Your Cape Tribulation, Daintree and Mossman Gorge day includes:

  • Complimentary hotel pick-up, advised at time of booking.
  • Daintree River Cruise
  • Alexandra Lookout
  • Tropical lunch in rainforest setting
  • Cape Tribulation beach and boardwalk
  • Mossman Gorge: Indigenous presentation, afternoon tea and guided walk.
  • Return transfer to hotel

What to bring: Comfortable clothes and walking shoes, hat, insect repellent and umbrella (in rainy weather).

Total Package Price: All taxes and levies included in total price. 

From CAIRNS

  Adult Child Family
Tour Price AU$ 439.00AU$ 250.00AU$ 1,264.00
EMC *)AU$ 6.50AU$ 6.50AU$ 26.00
Total Package PriceAU$ 445.50AU$ 256.50AU$ 1,290.00

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From PORT DOUGLAS

  Adult Child
Tour Price AU$ 439.00AU$ 250.00
EMC *)AU$ 6.50AU$ 6.50
Total Package PriceAU$ 445.50AU$ 256.50

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*Day 1: Self-drive to Port Douglas Marina, Coach transfers are available at an additional cost.

Additional Costs

*EMC

A Government Environmental Management Charge of $6.50 is levied for all adults and children 4 years and over entering the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area. This charge is included in the total price and is payable by passengers on the day of travel.

General Conditions

  • Child age is 0 -14 years; Children 3 years and under cruise for free.
  • Family fare – maximum of 2 adults and 2 children of the same family. Normal fare applies for additional children. Not applicable with any other discount.
  • All schedules, activities and prices may be varied without notice.
  • Listed fares in Australian dollars include Goods and Services Tax. Prices valid to 31 March 2019.

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